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New Garden Growers Market thrives on summer Saturdays

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    Governor signs new law to help protect volunteers

    State Senator Andy Dinniman and the Senate Public Health and Welfare Committee t passed House Bill 1276, legislation that addresses the concerns raised by volunteers who work with children regarding increased background checks under the new Child Protective Services Law. It was signed into law Thursday by Gov. Tom Wolf.

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    Seniors watch flag-raising program in Kennett Square

    KENNETT SQUARE>>Flags don’t last forever, and when it came time for the American Flag to be replaced at the Friends Home in Kennett Square, it was decided it should be done close to Independence Day.

    Fran Maye
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    New initiative will help local Hispanics

    KENNETT SQUARE>>Chester County Commissioner Terrance Farrell was in Kennett Square Tuesday night to announce a new initiative aimed to help the county’s 34,000 Hispanics.

    Fran Maye
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    Looking for Fireworks in Southern Chester County?

    Here’s where you can go to see fireworks:

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  • Crime

    Police Log

    State Police Avondale Barracks Stop sign >> Breanna Baldwin, 20, of Avondale was cited for stop sign violation after a collision with another car at the stop sign on Unionville road at its intersection with West Locust Road in East Marlborough Township on June 28 at 8:11 a.m. Baldwin suffered minor injuries, police said.

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    Kennett Square dentist has the cure for migraine sufferers

    KENNETT SQUARE >> The last straw for Amy Lewis, 36, (not her last name) came after she was forced to stay in bed all day long with an icepack on her head, unable to play with her two-year-old son or go out with her husband. Her migraine headaches that began when she was 19 became debilitating. She simply couldn’t function.

    Fran Maye
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    Program for special needs children thriving in Pocopson

    POCOPSON>>It was about this time last year that the Barn at Spring Book Farm, a facility that provides a barn-type educational setting for special needs children, announced it would be closing. The non-profit Barn needed more than $100,000 in improvements to meet township codes, and that kind of money simply wasn’t there.

    Fran Maye
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  • Crime

    Police Reports

    State Police Avondale Barracks Pizza shop >> Dana Richard Gill, 50, of cochranville allegedly stole a wallet from Pasquale’s Pizz Shop in the 3000 block of Limestone Road in West Fallowfield township on June 6 at 11:35 a.m. The wallet was subsequently returned to the victim, police said.

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    Newlin girl competing for Miss Pre-Teen USA

    Sophia McLaughlin, who resides in Newlin Township, will be travelling to Washington D.C. the weekend of July 4 to participate in the National Miss United States pageant for the title of Miss Pre-Teen United States 2015.

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    Another new development on the fast track in Kennett Square

    A developer’s plan that involves construction of a new complex near Victory Brewing Co. now involves a dog park and a walking trail, and preliminary plans will be submitted this week.

    Fran Maye
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